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"It aint what you don't know that kills you.  It's what you know that aint so!" ...Theodore Sturgeon

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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #1 on: December 20, 2013, 02:21:36 PM »
he is late isn't he?


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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #2 on: December 20, 2013, 02:22:24 PM »
Currently touting the millions of new sign-ups.....barf
"It aint what you don't know that kills you.  It's what you know that aint so!" ...Theodore Sturgeon

"Journalism is about covering the news.  With a pillow.  Until it stops moving."    - Iowahawk

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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #3 on: December 20, 2013, 02:27:01 PM »
I think he is suppose to take questions? Of course they will beaplanted questions.


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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #4 on: December 20, 2013, 02:32:31 PM »
I think he is suppose to take questions? Of course they will beaplanted questions.

Truth is, Can't stand the sight of him and can't stand the sound of his voice.


Blech!
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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #5 on: December 20, 2013, 02:35:06 PM »
Dang.  I was hoping he'd announce his resignation.

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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #6 on: December 20, 2013, 02:56:04 PM »
Great question: "What is your New Year's resolution"? *giggle* MSM is on top of it.

"Uh" for the 800th time.
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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #7 on: December 20, 2013, 02:59:54 PM »
Great question: "What is your New Year's resolution"? *giggle* MSM is on top of it.

"Uh" for the 800th time.
wow..... :chairbang: What a question.


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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #8 on: December 20, 2013, 03:03:17 PM »

03:00 PM ET
Obama: I 'screwed the duck' on health care roll-out


http://news.blogs.cnn.com/2013/12/20/obama-to-hold-year-end-news-conference/comment-page-10/


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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #9 on: December 20, 2013, 03:04:01 PM »
Amy Lutz ?@amylutz4 13s

Only 500,000 have signed up through the marketplace. Where the hell is he getting this 2 million figure?

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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #10 on: December 20, 2013, 03:04:36 PM »
@lynnsweet 2m

Obama pivots from people who have health insurance policies not renewed to folks getting more benefits under Obamacare.

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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #11 on: December 20, 2013, 03:05:09 PM »
Byron York ?@ByronYork 1m

Obama on Obamacare: 'The demand is there and...the product is good.'


John Gizzi ?@johngizzi 1m

Wow! "85% of American people have benefited in some way" from Afford. Care Act. So why do polls show it to be so unpopular?

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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #12 on: December 20, 2013, 03:05:33 PM »
@philipaklein 2m

Obama: "The basic structure of the law is working." Except for the part about people being able to easily shop for affordable insurance.

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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #13 on: December 20, 2013, 03:06:22 PM »
@toddstarnes 3m

Obama: "You've got 2 million people who signed up or more." Wait - earlier he said 1 million signed up. I'm confused.

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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #14 on: December 20, 2013, 03:07:18 PM »

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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #15 on: December 20, 2013, 03:07:58 PM »
@tx7549 1h

Liberal Math: 6M cancelations, 350K, enrollments = Momentum Now, 6 million canceled = 500K w/ "Hardship" Exemption. 2+2 = 7 Trillion

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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #16 on: December 20, 2013, 03:08:45 PM »
This silver tongued devil's constant use of "Uh" is like fingernails on a blackboard.
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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #18 on: December 20, 2013, 03:09:21 PM »
Chuck Todd: "Will the mandate be enforced going forward?" Obama: "yes."

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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #19 on: December 20, 2013, 03:09:58 PM »
Obama brags that "a couple of million" people will now have insurance

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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #20 on: December 20, 2013, 03:10:28 PM »
@KRenner2 3m

Dear Santa, Please bring me a new TV for Christmas because I just threw a brick through mine.

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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #21 on: December 20, 2013, 03:12:36 PM »
For those not listening: he was asked about The Promise being named lie of the year and answered with the usual boilerplate bull about how hard they are working to fix things, etc., etc., Uh
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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #22 on: December 20, 2013, 03:14:09 PM »
@chrisenloe 10s

No, Mr. President, our foreign policy should NEVER consist of negotiating with terrorists.
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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #23 on: December 20, 2013, 03:15:01 PM »
~LOL~ ---  Donald Sutherland faced tougher press conferences in The Hunger Games.

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Re: Live Thread...Obama Year End Press Conference
« Reply #24 on: December 20, 2013, 03:15:31 PM »
@tobyharnden 1m

Basic rule of journalism: the shorter & more precise the question, the more difficult it is for the person to wriggle out of answering it


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